Please join us for our 8th annual Thanksgiving Day 5k to benefit Project ECHO Homeless Shelter!
Register before November 21 to take advantage of our $30 “Early Bird Special”. Race-day rate of $35 will apply after Nov 21. As always, children 12 and under are $25, babies in strollers are free. Sponsor an ECHO House resident for only $25!
Free t-shirts are guaranteed to all participants registered by Nov 10. Long sleeve t-shirts are available for purchase for $18. Pre-order by Nov 10 to guarantee yours (additional shirts will be limited).
Details & Dates
Mail-in registration address: Po Box 2764 Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Pre-registration bib & t-shirt pick up address: Project ECHO Homeless Shelter: 484 Main St. Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Event address: The Arc of Southern Maryland: 355 W Dares Beach Rd. Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Nov. 10: Free t-shirts are 100% guaranteed only to those registered by November 10.
Nov. 21: Early Bird discount ends at 11:59pm.
Nov. 24: Online registration closes at 11:59pm.
Nov. 27: In-person registration at Project ECHO closes at 6pm.
Nov. 26 & 27 from 12pm – 6pm: Participants registered by Nov 24th can pick up bibs and t-shirts from Project ECHO on Tuesday and Wednesday. Pickups will not be available any sooner than 12pm, Nov 26. *Please note* Pickups are at Project ECHO Homeless Shelter (484 Main Street) which is a separate location from the race.
Race Day Details:
Race day registration and pre-registration pickups begin at 6am inside The Arc of Southern Maryland.
The race will begin at 7 am. Runners in front; strollers, walkers, and untimed participants in back. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early for parking and yoga warm-up. If you arrive late: please watch out for the amazingly fast racers, they will run you over.
Parking is available in the shopping center on West Dares Beach Rd. across the intersection from The Arc.
Complimentary light refreshments will be available before and after the race.
Warm-up provided by “Yoga and Wellness for All” will take place in the center of The Arc parking lot at 6:45 am.
Race Course: Runs the length of Prince Frederick Blvd beginning and ending at The Arc. There is a turn-around near Hallowing Point Rd and another turn-around near Stoakley Rd. The entire race is on the pavement.
Preliminary race results and awards ceremony following the race.
Complete race results will be posted online at ProjectECHO.net as soon as they are available to us.
For any additional information about the race, registration, bib/shirt pick up, sponsorship, or to find out how you can volunteer at this event or at Project ECHO Homeless Shelter please contact us via email: ECHOdevelopment@comcast.net.
We thank you for your support of Project ECHO!